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Archbishop issues terror asylum plea

Sat, 2014-08-30 20:17
The Archbishop of York calls for the government to do more to offer asylum to Christians being persecuted by Islamic State terrorists.

Dictionary completed after 101 years

Sat, 2014-08-30 19:53
A dictionary of medieval Latin reaches its defining moment after 101 years of painstakingly gathering entries.

VIDEO: IRA ceasefire: 20 years on

Sat, 2014-08-30 19:48
Two decades ago the Provisional IRA announced a ceasefire that marked the end of a quarter of a century of what it called its "armed struggle".

How might a currency change affect UK?

Sat, 2014-08-30 19:45
Five ways a Scotland currency change could affect rest of UK

Drama brings craft of eye-making to life

Sat, 2014-08-30 19:13
Drama brings craft of the ocularist to life

The priest who brokered peace

Sat, 2014-08-30 19:11
How Fr Alec Reid helped mediate the IRA truce 20 years ago

Original Jethro Tull bassist dies

Sat, 2014-08-30 18:33
Bassist Glenn Cornick, a founding member of the British rock band Jethro Tull who played on their biggest hits, has died at his home in Hawaii.

US planes drop aid to Iraq's Amerli

Sat, 2014-08-30 18:09
US planes have made air drops and carried out strikes against Islamic State positions around the besieged northern Iraqi town of Amerli.

Cameron welcomes EU chief's pledge

Sat, 2014-08-30 17:41
David Cameron welcomes a commitment by Donald Tusk, the new president of the European Council, to reach a deal with the UK on EU reform.

Pakistan protesters in police clash

Sat, 2014-08-30 16:57
More than 250 are injured as police in Islamabad fire tear gas at protesters marching on the residence of Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif.

Go Figure: The week in numbers

Sat, 2014-08-30 16:29
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Belgian refugees build UK family

Sat, 2014-08-30 16:15
Tracing the story of one family of WW1 refugees

Bionic pancreas: A new dawn for diabetics?

Sat, 2014-08-30 16:09
Labs in race to find bionic solution for Type 1 Diabetes

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:54
Trends of the week in 60 seconds

Why Orwell was a literary mediocrity

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:40
But Orwell was a literary mediocrity, says Will Self

Why I stopped wearing the headscarf

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:36
Why I stopped wearing the headscarf

Sunbed study highlights cancer risk

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:28
Sunbed users are still at risk of skin cancer even if they do not burn their skin, according to a new study by Dundee University.

Experts argue for drink price plan

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:22
Health professionals say they are stepping up efforts to see alcohol minimum pricing in place in Scotland, with a seminar being held in Brussels.

Murray in good shape to face Tsonga

Sat, 2014-08-30 15:22
Andy Murray believes his physical problems are behind him as he heads into the second week of the US Open.

Murray into US Open fourth round

Sat, 2014-08-30 14:19
Andy Murray sees off Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov in four sets to reach the last 16 of the US Open in New York.
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